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Question on Pre-Swing Fundamentals:

I've heard of a trigger or something you do to start your swing. Is that necessary or a huge benefit?

Yes. One thing I like to be able to do as an instructor is look at a student and tell when they are going to start the swing. If I watch the entire pre-shot routine and such a couple times and can't tell when the swing is going to start, that tells me that the student is not consistent in their routine from shot to shot. Also, some sort of movement or "trigger" helps a player clear their mind and get into the motion of the swing with good rhythm. Examples of a trigger could be a forward press of the hands, kicking the right knee in, or a slight turn of the hips towards the target.

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